Event Schedule

Wednesday, September 12
8:45 am - 5:00 pm 8:45 am
Peek-A-Boo Corridor - 2nd Floor
9:00 am - 12:30 pm 9:00 am
Pre-Conference Activities
Kick-the-Can - 2nd Floor
  • Lori Toscano (Speakers) Executive Director of Innovation, Cure Violence
  • Cobe Williams (Speakers) National Community Coordinator, Cure Violence (formerly CeaseFire)
  • R. Brent Decker (Speakers) Chief Program Officer, Cure Violence

This workshop will be led by representatives from Cure Violence’s training and technical assistance team. The Workshop will include a thorough presentation of why violence is a health issue, the key elements of the CV health approach, lesson...

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9:00 am - 3:00 pm 9:00 am
Pre-Conference Activities
Jax - 2nd Floor

How to start a Hospital-based (or linked) Violence Intervention Program introduces people to the basics of getting a program off the ground, garnering support, and attending to clients.

9:00 am - 11:00 am 9:00 am
NNHVIP/HJA Working Groups
Dodgeball
9:00 am - 11:00 am 9:00 am
NNHVIP/HJA Working Groups
At a breakfast spot around the corner
  • Anne Marks (Chair) Executive Director, Youth ALIVE!

Call or text Anne to add you to the reservation: 415-425-7576

11:00 am - 1:30 pm 11:00 am
NNHVIP/HJA Working Groups
Rock
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm 12:30 pm
NNHVIP/HJA Working Groups
Kick-the-Can
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm 1:30 pm
NNHVIP/HJA Working Groups
Paper
3:30 pm - 9:30 pm 3:30 pm
Pre-Conference Activities

Food, fun, and a chance to learn a little about our host city!

Thursday, September 13
7:30 am - 3:40 pm 7:30 am
Four Square Ballroom Corridor - 3rd Floor
7:30 am - 8:30 am 7:30 am
Marco Polo - 3rd Floor
8:30 am - 10:45 am 8:30 am
Four Square Ballroom - 3rd Floor
  • Joy DeGruy (Speaker) Owner, Joy DeGruy Publications (JDP) Inc.

Welcome to HJA 2018! This is the opening plenary.

The conference will begin with an opening ceremony/blessing from Grupo Tlaloc

Introduction by Cyn Connais, Healing Hurt People, Portland

Then we will have Dr. Joy Degruy's opening keynote on, follo...

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9:00 am - 5:00 pm 9:00 am
Scissors - 2nd Floor

If you find yourself becoming overloaded, or simply want to take some time out for self-care and healing, please visit our Healing Space on the 2nd floor.

10:45 am - 11:15 am 10:45 am
Networking Time
Marco Polo - 3rd Floor
11:15 am - 12:35 pm 11:15 am
Treating the Symptom, Healing the Root
Duck, Duck, Goose - 3rd Floor
  • Richard Smith (Speakers) National Director of HealingWorks at Common Justice, Common Justice
  • Lisa Good (Speakers) Director, Urban Grief
  • Dr Bruce Purnell (Speakers) Executive Director, The Love More Movement

This workshop will be interactive and engage participants in experiential learning session to explore what does mutually and mutually supported healing between men and women of color looks like in their work and personal relationships. No member o...

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11:15 am - 12:35 pm 11:15 am
Innovation and Best Practices
Red Rover - 3rd Floor

Male survivors of violence, particularly young men of color, face persistent barriers to accessing victim services that meet their needs. Often, because of the impact of trauma, culture of masculinity and persistent threats to basic safety that th...

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11:15 am - 12:35 pm 11:15 am
Innovation and Best Practices
Red Rover - 3rd Floor
  • Anne Marks (Speakers) Executive Director, Youth ALIVE!
  • Doral Myles (Speakers) Violence Interrupter, Youth ALIVE!

People who get shot tend to get shot again. National studies indicate a 5-year re-injury rate for the violently injured as high as 44%. Our understanding of domestic violence re-injury is largely attributed to the behavior of a single abuser. Howe...

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11:15 am - 12:35 pm 11:15 am
Policy and Sustainability
Jax - 2nd Floor
  • Molly Pilloton (Speakers) Project Director, California School-Based Health Alliance
  • Shahad Wright (Speakers) Community School Health Director, YMCA of the East Bay

The California School-Based Health Alliance (CSHA) has partnered with Bay Area Community Resources (BACR) and YMCA of the East Bay to implement groups at five schools in Richmond, California to support young men of color who have experienced viole...

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11:15 am - 12:35 pm 11:15 am
Joy DeGruy
Dodgeball - 2nd Floor
  • Joy DeGruy (Speaker) Owner, Joy DeGruy Publications (JDP) Inc.
11:15 am - 12:35 pm 11:15 am
Research
Kick-the-Can - 2nd Floor

Community-Engaged Research (CEnR) is an approach in which those most affected by a health issue are equitably engaged in research and can have signiMcant impact addressing public health problems that have been unchanged by traditional approaches. ...

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11:15 am - 12:35 pm 11:15 am
Frontline
Hopscotch - 3rd Floor

The Client Exchange Program (CEP) is a 9 to 12 month relocation program supported between hospital-based/linked violence intervention programs (HVIP) within the National Network of Hospital Violence Intervention Programs (NNHVIP). Its mission is t...

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12:35 pm - 2:00 pm 12:35 pm
Marco Polo - 3rd Floor

Join us for a networking lunch, with a brief message from this year's Rashaw Scott Youth Scholarship Winner and a chance to play trivia with your tablemates.

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm 2:00 pm
Treating the Symptom, Healing the Root
Duck, Duck, Goose - 3rd Floor
  • Terrell Henderson (Speakers) Social Work Associate/Community Liason/Speaker , SF Wraparound Project
  • Flor Orellana (Speakers) Social Work Associate, SF Wraparound Project

The goal of this session is to empower frontline workers to use cultural competency as a tool not only to improve enrolment into programs, but for healing enrolled clients. Following trauma, minority groups are less likely to accept transformative...

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2:00 pm - 3:20 pm 2:00 pm
Innovation and Best Practices
Red Rover - 3rd Floor

Through this workshop, VIAP staff will describe the partnerships created to address these gaps, and the obstacles, barriers, solutions, and lessons learned, that have evolved. The VIAP Workforce Development Program assists male survivors of violen...

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2:00 pm - 3:20 pm 2:00 pm
Policy and Sustainability
Jax - 2nd Floor
  • Ann Myers (Speakers) Intimate Partner Violence Program Coordinator, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma
  • David Ross (Speakers) Violence Intervention Specialist, Violence Prevention Program, Univ. of Md., Shock Trauma
  • Leonard Spain (Speakers) Violence Intervention Specialist, University of MD Medical Center, Shock Trauma

Over the past 5 years, The Violence Prevention Program at University of Maryland Medical Center R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma founded and developed a hospital-based intimate partner violence (IPV) program as a counterpart to the Hospital-Based Viole...

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2:00 pm - 3:20 pm 2:00 pm
Joy DeGruy
Dodgeball - 2nd Floor
  • Joy DeGruy (Speaker) Owner, Joy DeGruy Publications (JDP) Inc.
2:00 pm - 3:20 pm 2:00 pm
Research
Kick-the-Can - 2nd Floor
  • Danielle Berera (Moderator) Surgical Resident, San Joaquin General Hospital
  • Rachel Myers (Speakers) Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Caroline Menapace (Speakers) Child and Family Therapist, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • James Aye (Speakers) Violence Prevention Specialist , CHOP
  • Katie Bakes (Speakers) AIM

HVIPs are in a unique position of providing mission-driven, direct community service and yet are often situated within academic environments. Rather than resulting in a “culture clash,” between practice and research, this presents oppo...

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2:00 pm - 3:20 pm 2:00 pm
Frontline
Hopscotch - 3rd Floor
  • Lisa Parks (Speakers) Associate Program Director, Prevention Institute
  • David Muhammad (Speakers) Program Manager, City of Milwaukee Office of Violence Prevention
  • Reggie Moore (Speakers) Director, City of Milwaukee Health Department, Office of Violence Prevention, City of Milwaukee
  • Analilia Garcia (Speakers) Racial & Health Equity, Senior Health Care Program Manager, Santa Clara County Public Health Department

Segregation from opportunity and health inequities in places like the City of Milwaukee and the neighborhoods of East San Jose, have been created and maintained by a legacy of historic and present day inequitable and unjust policies and practices....

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3:40 pm - 5:00 pm 3:40 pm
Treating the Symptom, Healing the Root
Duck, Duck, Goose - 3rd Floor
  • Joe Kim (Speaker) Community Health Director, RYSE Center

The RYSE Center was born out of young people utilizing radical inquiry to develop a healing and joy centered space for themselves in Richmond, CA. As a trauma responsive organization, RYSE was built to identify and respond to incidences of harm in...

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3:40 pm - 5:00 pm 3:40 pm
Innovation and Best Practices
Red Rover - 3rd Floor

In addition to serving intentionally injured youth presenting to Denver Health, At-Risk Intervention and Mentoring (AIM) continually educates healthcare personnel on trauma-informed care and the barriers to healthcare delivery for disadvantaged co...

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3:40 pm - 5:00 pm 3:40 pm
Policy and Sustainability
Jax - 2nd Floor
  • Lori Toscano (Speakers) Executive Director of Innovation, Cure Violence
  • Judith Hill (Speakers) Program Director, YouTurn
  • K. Bain (Speakers) Founding Program Director, 696 Build Queensbridge
  • Dorel Clayton (Speakers) Cure violence / Bull City United

Cure Violence is a non-profit that uses the World Health Organization's 3 step method to ending epidemics. By interrupting violence, changing behaviors of those most at risk and changing norms across communities, Cure Violence has seen tremendous ...

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3:40 pm - 5:00 pm 3:40 pm
Joy DeGruy
Dodgeball - 2nd Floor
  • Joy DeGruy (Speaker) Owner, Joy DeGruy Publications (JDP) Inc.
3:40 pm - 5:00 pm 3:40 pm
Research
Kick-the-Can - 2nd Floor
  • Saadiq Bey (Speakers) Research Associate, Vera’s Center on Youth Justice
  • Rashaad Porter (Speakers) Research Assistant, Vera Institute of Justice
  • Ryan Shanahan (Speakers) Resarch Director, Center on Youth Justice, Vera Institute of Justice

Young men of color are disproportionately impacted by violence, underrepresented among the people who access trauma help through social services, and almost entirely absent from those conducting research on the topic. We set out to understand if t...

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3:40 pm - 5:00 pm 3:40 pm
Frontline
Hopscotch - 3rd Floor
  • Mike McLively (Speakers) Senior Staff Attorney and Urban Gun Violence Initiative Director, Giffords
  • Shannon Cosgrove (Speakers) Director of Health Policy, Cure Violence
  • Matan Zeimer (Speakers) Associate Director of Health Policy, Cure Violence

This session is geared towards understanding policy developments of the past year and will cover policies at the local, state, and federal level. At the local level, Mike McLively will share key findings and lessons learned from a major new GLC re...

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5:30 pm - 6:15 pm 5:30 pm
Hopscotch - 3rd Floor

Join the Steering Committee and other members of the National Network of Hospital-based Intervention Programs (NNHVIP) for our annual update and discussion of our past, present and future.

 

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm 6:30 pm
Networking Time
Wynkoop Brewing Company, 1634 18th St.
Friday, September 14
7:00 am - 8:15 am 7:00 am
Hopscotch - 3rd Floor
7:30 am - 8:30 am 7:30 am
Networking Time
Marco Polo - 3rd Floor

Team Gear Day: Wear your program t-shirts, hats, or jackets! There will (*might*) be prizes!

8:30 am - 10:30 am 8:30 am
Four Square Ballroom - 3rd Floor
  • Che Bullock (Speakers) Violence Intervention Specialist, University of MD Prince George’s Hospital Center
  • Ray Winans (Speakers) Lead Violence Intervention Specialist, D.L.I.V.E.
  • Michael Texada (Speakers) Supervisor Social Work Associate/ Community Liaison, San Francisco Wraparound
  • Marisol Rivera (Speakers) Outreach Worker Supervisor, Save Our Streets Bronx/Cntr. for Court Innovation
8:30 am - 3:00 pm 8:30 am
SMSV
Dodgeball - 2nd Floor

8:30 AM to 9:00 AM        Welcome

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9:00 am - 4:00 pm 9:00 am
Scissors - 2nd Floor

If you find yourself beoming overloaded, or simply want to take somet ime out for self-care and healing, please visit our Healing Space on the 2nd floor.

10:30 am - 11:00 am 10:30 am
Networking Time
Marco Polo - 3rd Floor
11:00 am - 12:20 pm 11:00 am
Treating the Symptom, Healing the Root
Duck, Duck, Goose - 3rd Floor
  • Amy Vincent (Speaker) Assistant Director, Injury and Violence Prevention Programs, VCU Health

Hospital-based Violence Intervention Programs, as well as community-based non-profits, are often at the mercy of limited grant funding yet have an immense responsibility to reduce and prevent injuries. Many times HVIP’s are left understaffed...

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11:00 am - 12:20 pm 11:00 am
Innovation and Best Practices
Red Rover - 3rd Floor
  • Leah Brogan (Speakers) Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Carla Brown (Speakers) Violence Prevention Specialist, CHOP VIP
  • Jody Thigpen (Speakers) Violence Prevention Specialist, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia VIP

HVIPs routinely struggle with addressing the mental health needs of violently injured clients and their families. Particularly for children and teens, where waitlists for trauma-focused mental health treatment can exceed several months, there is a...

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11:00 am - 12:20 pm 11:00 am
Innovation and Best Practices
Red Rover - 3rd Floor

The Boston Public Health Commission conducted a community assessment process from May through July, 2016, engaging over 350 individuals, including youth, parents, and providers, through 14 listening sessions, across 5 Boston neighborhoods of East ...

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11:00 am - 12:20 pm 11:00 am
Policy and Sustainability
Jax - 2nd Floor

Many of the organizations that focus their attention on young men of color engage them around issues of education, employment, or justice involvement. With dedication and genuine concern, these organizations put forth maximum effort to make sure t...

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11:00 am - 12:20 pm 11:00 am
Research
Kick-the-Can - 2nd Floor

To use a Community-Engaged Research (CEnR) approach in the study of barriers to the development and implementation of a hospital-based violence intervention program. Methods: This study represents a community-academic partnership between a communi...

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11:00 am - 12:20 pm 11:00 am
Research
Kick-the-Can - 2nd Floor
  • Rachel Myers (Speaker) Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Objective: To identify and address the barriers to resolving mental health (MH) needs of violently injured youth participating in a post-injury hospital-based case management program. Methods: Utilizing de-identi ed case notes from a stratiXed ran...

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11:00 am - 12:20 pm 11:00 am
Research
Kick-the-Can - 2nd Floor

At present, to the knowledge of the author, there are no cross-national reviews that synthesize and illuminate the phenomenon of trauma recidivism. As a result, the purpose of this study is to (1) identify and synthesize the correlates of trauma r...

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11:00 am - 12:20 pm 11:00 am
Frontline
Hopscotch - 3rd Floor

In far too many cases, urban shooting victims return to the emergency room to have sutures removed, treat pain, or infections associated with a recently treated gunshot injury. Often, many of these victims haven’t utilized a primary care phy...

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11:00 am - 12:20 pm 11:00 am
Frontline
Hopscotch - 3rd Floor
  • Joseph Richardson (Speakers) Program and Research Director, University of Maryland
  • Che Bullock (Speakers) Violence Intervention Specialist, University of MD Prince George’s Hospital Center

The Credible Messenger/Violence Intervention Specialist is an innovative role used by the Capital Region Violence Intervention Program at the University of Maryland Prince George's Hospital Center to provide long-term peer support and mentoring se...

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12:20 pm - 1:50 pm 12:20 pm
Marco Polo - 3rd Floor
1:50 pm - 3:10 pm 1:50 pm
Treating the Symptom, Healing the Root
Duck, Duck, Goose - 3rd Floor
  • Ruben Cantu (Speaker) Program Manager, Prevention Institute

The U.S. has among the highest rates of trauma and mental illness in the world, with approximately 20% of adults experiencing some form of mental illness. which are at the core of many challenges, including adverse childhood experiences, social is...

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1:50 pm - 3:10 pm 1:50 pm
Innovation and Best Practices
Red Rover - 3rd Floor

The Movement towards Violence as a Health Issue has made considerable headway in changing perspectives, systems and policies in the last 3 years with leadership from Dr. Satcher, Dr. Sommer, Dr. Slutkin and 450 experts nationwide. This presentatio...

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1:50 pm - 3:10 pm 1:50 pm
Policy and Sustainability
Jax - 2nd Floor
  • Suzy Reiss (Speakers) Children's Hospital Of Wisconsin
  • Jackie Holland-Baldwin (Speakers) Crime Victim Advocate, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
  • Vicki Campbell (Speakers) Child & Family Service Specialist I, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin

The plan is to start out with a Project Ujima staff member talk about her journey from victimized to being a front line worker. She was first introduced to the program because her son was shot in Milwaukee; Project Ujima was there to support her a...

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1:50 pm - 3:10 pm 1:50 pm
Policy and Sustainability
Jax - 2nd Floor

This presentation is focused on a coordinated response in the aftermath of a Homicide in the City of Oakland Ca. We will cover best practice strategies around coordinating efforts between, Community, City, and County systems to maximize resources ...

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1:50 pm - 3:10 pm 1:50 pm
Research
Kick-the-Can - 2nd Floor

Pivot to Peace is Louisville’s response to the National Network of Hospital-based Violence Intervention Programs’ call to action. Within its pilot year, Pivot recruited victims ages 18-34 with gunshot/stab wounds at University of Louis...

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1:50 pm - 3:10 pm 1:50 pm
Frontline
Hopscotch - 3rd Floor
  • Lisa Allee (Speakers) Founder and Director of the Community Violence Response Team, Boston Medical Center
  • Timothy Munzert (Speakers) Family Mental Health Clincian, Boston Medical Center
  • Jeffrey Booker (Speakers) CVRT
  • Eugenia Cooks, M.Ed (Speakers) Family Trauma Clinician, Community Violence Response Team at Boston Medical Center (BMC)
  • Jane Margolis (Speakers) Family Mental Health Clinician, Boston Medical Center (BMC)

This session will aim to educate those in attendance as well as learn from each other best practices in mitigating barriers to care in Hospital Based Violence Intervention Programs as well as learn best practices on unique and alternate engagement...

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3:10 pm - 3:35 pm 3:10 pm
Networking Time
Marco Polo - 3rd Floor
3:35 pm - 4:20 pm 3:35 pm
Four Square Ballroom - 3rd Floor

We close our time together with reflections from local hero, Cisco Gallardo.

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